Adjective "Garnishment" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Garnishment


    Definition:

    1. Law. a warning, served on a third party to hold, subject to the court's direction, money or property belonging to a debtor who is being sued by a creditor. a summons to a third party to appear in litigation pending between a creditor and debtor.

    2. adornment or decoration.

    Examples:

    "orders can be garnishment."